Community Programs

Islamic History Month - information from MCoS (Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan)

Islamic History Month - information from MCoS (Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Islamic History Month Background Islamic History Month Canada (IHMC) in October aims to celebrate, inform, educate, and share with fellow Canadians the rich Muslim heritage and contributions to society: Contributions in sciences, humanities, medicine, astronomy, and other disciplines that...


'Vital Conversation Discussion' helps Regina residents envision successful reconciliation

'Vital Conversation Discussion' helps Regina residents envision successful reconciliation

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

About 90 Reginans spent Wednesday afternoon discussing reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people as part of a South Saskatchewan Community Foundation event.     Story by Ashley Martin, Regina Leader-Post  October 4, 2017      Naeila Alshatir, a newcomer from Syria, takes part...


Parenting Tips - for Parents of Teens.  From Partners for Mental Health 'Right By You' Project

Parenting Tips - for Parents of Teens. From Partners for Mental Health 'Right By You' Project

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Every year an estimated 1.2 million Canadian children and youth are affected by mental illness The Right By You campaign was created by Partners for Mental Health to improve mental health and prevent suicide among youth, by mobilizing and engaging Canadians to help drive fundamental changes...


More flexible citizenship rules on language, residency to kick in Oct. 11

More flexible citizenship rules on language, residency to kick in Oct. 11

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says more flexibility will ease path to join 'Canadian family'   Story by Kathleen Harris, CBC News  Oct 4/17   Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen tells guests at City Hall in Brampton, Ont., Wednesday that the Liberal government's changes to citizenship...


Bilingual French/English Conference at the Univ. of Regina - Oct 11 - Free event!

Bilingual French/English Conference at the Univ. of Regina - Oct 11 - Free event!

Posted in Community Programs

The following is from a press release from the Research Centre (CRFM) of la Cité universitaire francophone. They have organized a bilingual event on October 11, 2017, from 4 to 6 PM, at la Rotonde to officially welcome its first Fulbright Foundation researcher. 'Geograhpical Perspectives...


Ignite Expo - Come to see what Regina community innovators are doing!  Saturday Oct 7 at the Science Centre

Ignite Expo - Come to see what Regina community innovators are doing! Saturday Oct 7 at the Science Centre

Posted in Community Programs

Ignite! Expo; Saturday October 7th - 12pm-6pm See all the amazing things that people in our community are working on! From games to scale models, solar panels to Segways, even a working forge! Come and learn all about these amazing exhibitors and what they've brought out. Extra activities will...


Important Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act to Come Into Effect Next Week

Important Changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act to Come Into Effect Next Week

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

Permanent residents of Canada can enjoy a quicker, simpler citizenship/naturalization process after key measures contained in Bill C-6, Changes to the Citizenship Act, come into effect next week, on October 11. CIC News  October 4, 2017 By Hugo O'Doherty Speaking in Brampton, Ontario on...


Ignite - Family Maker Day!  Activities for All Ages!  General Admission cost.

Ignite - Family Maker Day! Activities for All Ages! General Admission cost.

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Ignite! Family Maker Day at the Science Centre! Bring the whole family and get creative with science all day long! Toy-take-aparts, colour changing putty, a cardboard challenge, and even some more intensive workshops (sign up required on the day, first come, first served), are all geared for...


Small business Week 2017 - October 16-20!  Many seminars available in Regina for entrepreneurs and small business owners (or start-ups).  Register Now

Small business Week 2017 - October 16-20! Many seminars available in Regina for entrepreneurs and small business owners (or start-ups). Register Now

Posted in Community Programs

'Square One assists entrepreneurs with the first steps in starting or expanding a business in Saskatchewan. We want to help you launch your business and follow your dream. Our offices are located in Saskatoon and Regina but we are accessible to anyone in Saskatchewan....


Ignite! An Innovation Festival at the Science Centre - Oct 5-7.  Special workshops for Young Adults (19+) Oct 5 evening

Ignite! An Innovation Festival at the Science Centre - Oct 5-7. Special workshops for Young Adults (19+) Oct 5 evening

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

The Ignite! Festival starts tomorrow at the Science Centre! Ignite! is where we show off the big ideas from people in our community and give you the opportunity to get hands-on with some great science fun. Come out and join us for three great days full of events, activities,...